The matter is referred to a single Justice in order to determine whether a temporary injunction may be issued. This would have allowed Hobby Lobby, etal. relief from the mandate while the lawsuit is ongoing.
In this case, the matter was referred to Sotomayer, who predictably followed her atheistic need to overthrow anything good in society. SCOTUS has not yet heard the case.
If we have any real attorneys on FR, they might answer this question better than I have.
I understand your explanation.
Being a natural Conspiracy theorist, I cannot help but believe that this was given to Soda Jerk for a good reason. That reason being that they knew what she would do.
Not that she would ever need the morning after pill.
No one has ever gotten pregnant from spit.